Ep.13 Andy Rear, founder of Munich Re's Digital Partners. The skills you don't have.
Season 1, Ep. 13
Andy Rear, founder of Munich Re's Digital Partners. The skills you don't have. In this episode, William Laitinen is joined by Andy Rear who is a insurtech board director and adviser and founder and former-CEO of Munich Re's Digital Partners. Andy shares his insights into building a business and filling the gaps in your own knowledge by hiring great people. Subscribe to our YouTube channel and follow us on LinkedIn to keep up to date with all the Fintech and Insurtech news.
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Andy Rear's recommended reads
- Clockspeed: Winning Industry Control in the Age of Temporary Advantage by Charles H Fine
- The Life of Samuel Johnson by James Boswell
- Norwegian Wood by Haruki Murakami
S.3 EP.8 IndiGG: Web3, Play-to-Earn & The Rise of the Crypto Gaming Guilds
Season 3, Ep. 8
In this episode of the Talent Equals Podcast we talk with the fascinating Abhishek Anand, Business Head of IndiGG, an India-centric Crypto Gaming Guild. Will and Abhishek discuss the concepts Play-to-Earn, Web3 gaming and the intersection of leisure and earning, the growth of gaming in India and scaling IndiGG, as well as degening, aping, and the second layer of Etherium, Polygon! Don't forget to subscribe to be notified of our next podcast!Enjoy!William Laitinen- LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/showcase/tal...- LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/william-l...- Exige Website: https://www.exigeinternational.com/- Talent Equals Website: https://talentequals.com/Abhishek Anand- LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/abhishek-anand-674a1779/- Website: https://indi.gg/- Twitter: https://twitter.com/Cryptocurious98-Substack Blog: https://abhishekanand.substack.com/Recommended Books- The Almanack of Naval Ravikant - Naval Ravikant- The Trillion Dollar Coach - Eric Schmidt-The Cold Start Problem: How to Start and Scale Network Effects - Andrew Chen-The Infinite Machine - Camilla Russo- Crypto Theses for 2022 - Messari-How to DeFi - CoinGecko
S.3 Ep.7. FloodFlash: Catastrophe Bonds, Claims in a Tube & Parametric Insurance
Season 3, Ep. 7
We are storming through the series and today bring you the amazing Adam Rimmer, Co-founder and CEO of FloodFlash, the innovative catastrophe insurtech changing the game with parametric insurance.We talk with Adam about the flood underinsurance problem; how FloodFlash's claims in a tube system works and how their pricing algorithm replaces their underwriting department, as well as how FloodFlash weathered the COVID-19 pandemic! Don't forget to like, comment and subscribe to be notified of our next podcast!Enjoy!William Laitinen- LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/showcase/tal...- LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/william-l...- Exige Website: https://www.exigeinternational.com/- Talent Equals Website: https://talentequals.com/Adam Rimmer - LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/adam-rimmer-671aba29/?originalSubdomain=uk- Website: https://floodflash.co/Recommended Books- Dune - Frank Herbert - Red notice - Bill Browder
S3. EP.6. Canopy: Changing how we find a home with technology that makes a difference.
Season 3, Ep. 6
Today we are welcoming the fantastic Christopher Hutchinson from Canopy, the insurtech (or ecosystem) on a mission to revolutionise renting and help people grow, both financially and towards a better life.Chris talks us through Canopy's mission and how they can serve the rental market in the best way, as well as giving us an insight in building culture in a growth company.Don't forget to like, comment and subscribe to be notified of our next podcast!Enjoy!William LaitinenLinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/showcase/talent-equals/LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/william-laitinen-93282/Exige Website: https://www.exigeinternational.com/Talent Equals Website: https://talentequals.com/Christopher HutchinsonLinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/christopher-hutchinson-57bb3a25/Website: https://www.canopy.rent/Recommended BooksAtomic Habits: An Easy & Proven Way to Build Good Habits & Break Bad Ones by James ClearThe Power of Moments: Why Certain Experiences Have Extraordinary Impact by Chip Heath and Dan HeathContagious: Why Things Catch On by Jonah Berger